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Your Call: How can we save our coral reefs?



We’ll rebroadcast our conversation about the health of the ocean’s corals and why it matters. The new documentary Chasing Coral looks at the deterioration of coral reefs, rising sea temperatures, and how all ocean life hangs in the balance.

In one scene in the Great Barrier Reef, you’ll see coral bleaching happen before your eyes. The footage is beautiful and haunting. What’s being done to save our oceans? That’s 


Zackery Rago, an ocean activist, reef aquarist, evolutionary biologist, and long-time scuba diver who’s featured in the film Chasing Coral

Ruth Gates, Director of the Hawaii Institute of Marine Biology at the University of Hawaii at Manoa and scientific advisor for the film, Chasing Coral

Web Resources:

Chasing Coral official film website

Ocean Film Fest

Gates Coral Lab